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Re: Neat site: Advogato

Russ Allbery
April 4, 2000 15:20
Re: Neat site: Advogato
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Chip Salzenberg <> writes:
> According to John Tobey:

>> I bet a "cvs mv" that I wouldn't be ashamed of could be implemented
>> in 50 lines of Perl.  (is that what you meant?)

> I think so.  I'd like to see it, actually.  And if it copes properly
> with the target directory not yet existing, bonus points.

This is a topic of regular and very heated discussion on info-cvs, just so
that you're warned.  It's rather difficult to come up with good semantics
for file moves that don't have various drawbacks.

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